037 TETANUS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 037

Short Description: Tetanus

Long Description: Tetanus

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 037 Tetanus
        • 037 Tetanus

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 037 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Convulsions (idiopathic) 780.39
    • tetanus, tetanic (see also Tetanus) 037
  • Lockjaw (see also Tetanus) 037
  • Radiculomyelitis 357.0
    • toxic, due to
      • Clostridium tetani 037
  • Tetanus, tetanic (cephalic) (convulsions) 037
    • with
      • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with sepsis
      • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.0
      • molar pregnancy (see categories 630-632) 639.0
    • following
      • abortion 639.0
      • ectopic or molar pregnancy 639.0
    • inoculation V03.7
      • reaction (due to serum) - see Complications, vaccination
    • neonatorum 771.3
    • puerperal, postpartum, childbirth 670.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 037 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
037 Right Arrow A35 Other tetanus
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

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